Speeding and failing to wear a seatbelt – the latest Sunderland court cases

The following cases from the Sunderland area were dealt with recently at magistrates’ court. All defendants pleaded guilty unless otherwise stated:

Friday, 3rd December 2021, 5:00 am

Stephen Ward, 49, of Newcastle Road, West Boldon, was fined £66 with three penalty points for speeding.

Wisterock William Stephenson, 32, of Cumberland Place, Chester-le-Street, was fined £80 with three penalty points for speeding.

Ebony Savannah Smith, 23, of Rishon Square, was fined £180 and banned from driving for six months for failure to identify a driver.

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Darren Glyn Strong, 35, of Herrington Burn, Houghton, was fined £300 with three penalty points for speeding.

Darren Wilson, 46, of Kipling Street, was fined £100 with five penalty points for two offences of speeding.

Robert George Ball, 65, c/o Trinity Street, Southwick, was fined £100 with three penalty points for driving while in a position that he could not have proper control of the vehicle.

Sunderland Magistrates Court

Alan William Powell, 47, of South Close, Easington Lane, was fined £100 for failure to wear a seatbelt.

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